Wimbledon Championships

Austria's Dominic Thiem celebrates after defeating Serbia's Novak Djokovic in their ATP World Tour Finals singles tennis match at the O2 Arena in London, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
November 12, 2019 - 8:08 pm
LONDON (AP) — Dominic Thiem landed one too many punches even for Novak Djokovic to handle. In a seesawing crowd pleaser that lasted nearly three hours and featured a handful of momentum shifts in the third set, Thiem outlasted Djokovic 6-7 (5), 6-3, 7-6 (5) on Tuesday to become the first player to...
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Juan Sebastian Cabal, left, and Robert Farah, both of Colombia, hold up the championship trophy after defeating Marcel Granollers, of Spain, and Horacio Zeballos during the men's doubles final of the U.S. Open tennis championships Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Sarah Stier)
September 06, 2019 - 4:57 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 4:50 p.m. The fourth-seeded team of Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka will play for the U.S. Open women's doubles title. Mertens and Sabalenka rallied to beat Caroline Dolehide and Vania King 4-6, 6-3, 6-4. They...
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Taylor Townsend, of the United States, reacts after defeating Sorana Cirstea, of Romania, during round three of the US Open tennis championships Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Sarah Stier)
August 31, 2019 - 7:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Townsend had fallen so far in tennis that she even quit. Kristie Ahn was supposed to, even agreeing with her parents on a deadline to give up. They not only stuck with it, but now they're headed to the second week of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time. Coco Gauff is...
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Nick Kyrgios, of Australia, returns a shot to Antoine Hoang, of France, during the second round of the US Open tennis championships Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
August 29, 2019 - 8:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Nick Kyrgios had a relatively easy victory in his first match since saying the ATP was "corrupt," beating Antoine Hoang 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 to reach the third round. The No. 28 seed wrapped up the match in just...
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Taylor Townsend, of the United States, reacts after scoring a point against Simona Halep, of Romania, during the second round of the US Open tennis championships Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kevin Hagen)
August 29, 2019 - 8:24 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The pure, raw emotion from Taylor Townsend came through after she delivered one last crisp forehand volley to complete her U.S. Open upset of two-time major champion Simona Halep, then clenched her fists, raised her arms and yelled, "Yes! Yes!" before patting her heart. And there it...
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Andrea Petkovic, of Germany, returns a shot to Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, during the second round of the US Open tennis championships Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
August 29, 2019 - 1:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 1 p.m. Andrea Petkovic started the day at the U.S. Open with an upset, beating No. 6 seed Petra Kvitova 6-4, 6-4. Kvitova, a two-time Wimbledon champion, could never get into a rhythm from the baseline or the net and...
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Nick Kyrgios, of Australia, points out distractions in the crowd during his match against Steve Johnson, of the United States, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, early Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
August 28, 2019 - 2:08 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 1:50 a.m. Nick Kyrgios says the ATP is "corrupt" for fining him more than $100,000 this month for his behavior during a match. Asked if that recent punishment from the men's tour — only the latest in a long series that...
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Sloane Stephens, of the United States, serves to Anna Kalinskaya, of Russia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)
August 28, 2019 - 12:39 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 12:05 a.m. Sloane Stephens says it's "a little inappropriate" that Monica Puig complained to reporters about the coaching switch affecting both players. Rio Olympics gold medalist Puig said she was bothered by the way...
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Roger Federer pumps his fist after defeating Sumit Nagal during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, Monday, Aug. 26, 2019. Federer won 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-4. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
August 27, 2019 - 12:57 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 12:55 p.m. The chair umpire who officiated the historic Wimbledon final between Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer last month has been fired by the ATP for violating the tour's policy on media interviews. The ATP says...
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Monica Puig, of Puerto Rico, returns a shot to Rebecca Peterson, of Sweden, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Michael Owens)
August 26, 2019 - 11:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 11:05 p.m. Olympic champion Monica Puig was distraught after her first-round loss at the U.S. Open — and what bothered her the most, she said, was the way she found out that her former coach, Kamau Murray, had left her...
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